The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tunbridge Wells region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 18 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing VB6 3 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 3.80% 7.05% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.54% 9.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 0
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VB6
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tunbridge Wells region.

Programming Languages Category
Tunbridge Wells
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
26 117 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 32.91% 75.00% 64.95%
Number of salaries quoted 21 110 56
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the Tunbridge Wells region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

VB6
Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the Tunbridge Wells region.

VB6 Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

VB6
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells region citing VB6 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB6.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow
1 4 (100.00%) WinForms
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells region citing VB6 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB6. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Tester
1 4 (100.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix